Jungle Comics (1940 Fiction House) 104
Cover art by John Celardo. Untitled story, art by John Celardo; The overseers of the Hamiltons' mine discover that a vein previously thought to be worked out still has yields; They plot to kill the Hamiltons and claim the mine for themselves. Untitled story, art by August Froehlich; Monkeys loot a steamboat of traders' gold and use throw the gold at thieves who would kill Simba, causing them to flee. Untitled story, art by Charles Sultan; Captain Terry Thunder is transporting prisoners down river when an animal trader, working in concert with the prisoners, attacks Terry's boat; Terry is captured but Keeto leads the lancers to his rescue. Jungle Facts, art by Mike Peppe; Brief natural histories of some dangerous African animals. Untitled story, art by Frank Doyle; A pair of bird hunters are attacked by lynx; Wambi, Tawn, and Ogg drive the lynx away; Tawn eats some of the food abandoned by the hunters and becomes mad. "Congo Justice" text story. "Mamba! Witch of Death!", art by Maurice Whitman; The ghost of murdered Carl Thurston, gold miner, asks Tabu to avenger him against his wife and her snake charmer partner; Tabu complies and the wife and snake charmer fall from a cliff to their deaths. "I'll Kill You, Camilla!", art by Matt Baker; His mind destroyed by jungle fever, Dr. Wertham turns on his colleagues and, with the aid of a lion cultist, attempts to make off with all the gold the group had looted from the Zulu Tombs; Thwarted by Camilla, he seeks revenge and is killed by a black leopard. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.